Taxon profile


Maori Octopus
Macroctopus maorum (Hutton, 1880)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Cephalopoda - cephalopods »  order Octopoda »  family Octopodidae »  genus Macroctopus

Scientific synonyms

Octopus (Octopus) maorum Hutton, 1880
Octopus maorum Hutton, 1880
Octopus flindersi Cotton, 1932

Other names

= Krake

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [646275f0-e0ab-4a6c-96f5-1bb9b6883a54]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Octopus maorum Hutton, 1880]
Data retrieved on: 12 February 2015

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